A loan helped to buy a fruit and vegetable freezer for his business.


Jamal's story

Jamal is a 39-year-old married father of four and a Palestinian refugee who lives with his family in a Palestinian refugee camp suffering from extreme poverty. Eight years ago, he managed to start his own business, a grocery store that sells vegetables and fruits.

A previous borrower from Kiva's field partner, Al Majmoua, Jamal is now requesting his eighth loan. He is requesting it in order to buy a fruit and vegetable freezer which can highly improve his business productivity.


This loan is special because:

It benefits refugees who have been marginalized.



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